ADDITIONAL AUDITIONS FOR “DON’T HUG ME I’M PREGNANT” AT THEATRE 29 TONIGHT

Ever thought about being in a play at Theatre 29? Here is your chance. Theatre 29 is holding additional auditions tonight for the musical comedy “Don’t Hug Me, I’m Pregnant,” the hilarious musical-comedy directed by Marty Neider and musical director Kathryn Ferguson. The musical features 17 original songs including, “If

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TWENTYNINE PALMS ART GALLERY LIVE AUCTION FUND-RAISER SATURDAY

The 29 Palms Art Gallery Auction is back. For the first time in four years they will host a live spring art auction, “Shamrocks in the Desert.” Reporter Rebecca Havely has all the details… On Saturday, March 19, art supporters, artists, contributors, patrons and community members are invited to join

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CALL FOR ART FOR DOWNTOWN 29 PALMS VISITORS CENTER GALLERY

“Desert Hues” is the theme for the next Art in Public Places exhibition at the downtown Twentynine Palms Visitor Center and Art Gallery, from April 1 to June 24, 2016. Desert artists are invited to submit an original piece of art for possible inclusion in the group exhibition and can

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TWENTYNINE PALMS ALL-STAR BASKETBALL BIG BEAR TOURNAMENT RESULTS

Twentynine Palms youth basketball all-star teams ventured up the mountain this past weekend to participate in the Big Bear Basketball Tournament. The fifth- and sixth-grade girls team, led by MVP Kate Bobadilla and all-tournament selections Audrey Middleton and Gianna Bilderain, dominated the competition en route to the championship. The seventh-grade

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ACCUSED ARSONIST FLEES WHILE SETTING FIRES, ATTACKS DEPUTIES

A Twentynine Palms transient was arrested Saturday, accused of setting more than a dozen fires and assaulting Sheriff’s deputies. According to the Sheriff’s Department, Twentynine Palms firefighters were called to a vegetation fire in the wash behind the Stater Brothers grocery store about 11:15 a.m. Saturday. Fire Engineer Lee Martin

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TWENTYNINE PALMS COUPLE ARRESTED AT ILLEGAL MARIJUANA FARM

A Twentynine Palms man and woman were arrested Thursday, accused of illegally growing marijuana. According to Sheriff’s reports, deputies were sent to a home in the 6600 block of Sage Avenue in Twentynine Palms for a possible illegal marijuana grow outside. The Marijuana Enforcement Team found more than 200 marijuana

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MOTORCYCLIST INJURED IN CRASH WITH PICK-UP TRUCK SUNDAY

A motorcyclist escaped serious injury during a crash with a Ford F-150 pick-up truck in Twentynine Palms Sunday. The crash happened about 6:15 p.m. at Adobe Road and Two Mile Road. The driver was taken to Hi-Desert Medical Center with moderate injuries.

AUDITIONS AT THEATRE 29 TONIGHT FOR MUSICAL COMEDY

Theatre 29 is casting the musical comedy, “Don’t Hug Me, I’m Pregnant”. Reporter Rebecca Havely has all the audition details… The hilarious musical-comedy “Don’t Hug Me, I’m Pregnant” will be cast tonight at Theater 29 by director Marty Neider and musical director Kathryn Ferguson. The musical features 17 original songs

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SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT PLANS TWO NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH MEETINGS LOCALLY

The Morongo Basin Sheriff’s Station will hold two Neighborhood Watch meetings next week. The first one will be held in the Yucca Valley Senior Center on Monday, March 21, with a meeting in Twentynine Palms in the Community Services Building on Wednesday, March 23. Both meetings will start at 6:30

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HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS SCHEDULES

The Twentynine Palms High School Wildcat track and field team travels to Shadow Hills High School on Wednesday, for their second league dual meet of the season and then to Beaumont High School March 19th for the Beaumont Cougar Classic. Coming up in high school sports tomorrow, the Yucca Valley

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AUDITIONS MONDAY FOR THE MUSICAL COMEDY “DON’T HUG ME, I’M PREGNANT” AT THEATER 29

Theatre 29 is casting the musical comedy, “Don’t Hug Me, I’m Pregnant.” Managing editor Tami Roleff has all the audition details… The hilarious musical-comedy “Don’t Hug Me, I’m Pregnant” will be cast Monday at Theater 29 by Director Marty Neider and Musical Director Kathryn Ferguson. The musical features 17 original

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TWENTYNINE PALMS JUNIOR HIGH STUDENTS ARRESTED FOR MARIJUANA, ALCOHOL

Several Twentynine Palms Junior High School students were arrested Thursday for smoking marijuana and drinking alcohol at school. According to Sheriff’s reports, one male student was arrested about 8 a.m. for possession of marijuana at school. He is accused of bringing the pot to school, rolling a joint, and smoking

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TWENTYNINE PALMS COUPLE ARRESTED FOR MARIJUANA GROW

A Twentynine Palms man and woman were arrested Thursday, accused of illegally growing marijuana. According to Sheriff’s reports, deputies were sent to a home in the 6600 block of Sage Avenue in Twentynine Palms for a possible illegal marijuana grow. The Marijuana Enforcement Team found more than 200 marijuana plants

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OVERFLOW SEATING ADDED FOR SOLD-OUT RUN OF “LITTLE MERMAID” AT THEATRE 29

The extraordinary demand for “Disney’s Little Mermaid,” directed by Gary Daigneault, with music direction by Ed Will, choreography by Mandi Pushkar, and costumes by Kathryn Ferguson, echoes its success on the Broadway stage. Never before at Theatre 29 has an entire run of a show sold out prior to its

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THEATRE 29 ADDS OVERFLOW SEATING TO SOLD OUT “DISNEY’S LITTLE MERMAID”

In a remarkable phenomenon, “Disney’s Little Mermaid” has sold out all available online seats prior to its opening tonight, March 11. Overflow seating has been added on a first come-first served basis. Reporter Rebecca Havely explains how this works… The extraordinary demand for “Disney’s Little Mermaid,” directed by Gary Daigneault,

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PARENT ENRICHMENT GROUPS OFFERED

Family Service Association is taking enrollments for its free parent enrichment groups. The 16-week classes are open to Morongo Basin residents who are pregnant or who care for a child up to 5 years old. The classes are held once a week on Tuesdays from 10:30 to 1, or 3:30

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“DISNEY’S LITTLE MERMAID” OPENS TOMORROW AT THEATRE 29

The Theatre 29 production of “Disney’s Little Mermaid” opens Friday and while the online seats are already sold out for the entire five-week run, including an extra matinee, there are “overflow” seats available for those willing to take a chance. Just get to the box office about a half hour

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TWENTYNINE PALMS CITY COUNCIL AGREES TO LOOK INTO MEDICAL MARIJUANA

Medical marijuana may be back in the pipeline in Twentynine Palms. The city council agreed to study the issue at last night’s meeting. Reporter David Haldane was there and files this report… Residents of Twentynine Palms wanting to smoke pot to ease their pain may soon have their day. The

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TWENTYNINE PALMS MAN ACCUSED OF SALES OF ILLEGAL DRUGS

A Twentynine Palms man was arrested Monday afternoon, accused of possession of illegal drugs for sale. According to a Sheriff’s report, deputies made a traffic stop near Adobe Circle and Two Mile Road in Twentynine Palms about 12:30 p.m. Inside the car was Richard Kearns, 51. After an investigation, Richard

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AUDITIONS FOR MUSICAL-COMEDY AT THEATRE 29 MONDAY

Theatre 29 is casting the musical comedy “Don’t Hug Me, I’m Pregnant.” Reporter Rebecca Havely has all the audition details… In the musical comedy, “Don’t Hug Me, I’m Pregnant,” an October snow storm in Bunyon, Minnesota, traps bar owner Clara Johnson—who’s 8 ½ months pregnant—with a cast of comic characters.

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